The Courageous Conversations Series: Welcome to My Bad with Jon Harper.  The show about how and what extraordinary educators learn by sharing their mistakes. We invite you to take the MYBad leadership challenge - Mess up, fess up, and share with us on My Bad.

I Thought I Knew What Was Happening: I Was Clueless

Jon Harper with Megan Morgan


I punished a veteran teacher for missing a professional development session. I thought I understood what was happening. I didn't.

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I Judged, Labeled, and Gave up on a Student: I Was Wrong

Jon Harper with Jon Bergmann


When one of my students refused to take an advanced course, I lost faith in him and expressed it. I realized later how my response impacted his life. 

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Wrestling with Me, My Feelings, and Self Doubt

Jon Harper with Kara Knollmeyer


I struggle with self-doubt, worry, and fear. I haven't been able to overcome these, but here's what I've learned about how to manage them.

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I Mastered Starting Things, but Too Often Failed to Finish

Jon Harper with Dr. Todd Schmidt


I was trying to do so many things at once that I became known as the guy who often didn't deliver what he promised.

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I Thought I Was Okay Until I Blew Up with Our New Principal

Jon Harper with Susan White


I was stressed and challenged, but I was sure I had everything under control. Then one day I walked into my principal's office and snapped.

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